Archie Lee Motley

Archie Lee Motley

Archie Lee Motley, 85, of Chatham died Saturday, November 2, 2019 at Gretna Health and Rehab Center.

Born June 2, 1934 in Pittsylvania County, he was a son of the late Cecil Bernard Motley and Ruth Shepherd Motley. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary Amos Motley. Mr. Motley was a member of Sheva Church of Christ and he was a tobacco farmer. He enjoyed hunting, and was involved with the Young Farmers of America organization.

He is survived by one son, Wayne Motley and wife, Sheila of Chatham; one daughter, Jackie Hammock and husband, Nathan of Chatham; two brothers, Sterling Motley and wife, Betty of Danville, and Ray Motley and wife, Anita of Chatham; four sisters, Pattie Farthing and husband, James of Gretna, Carolyn Shelton and husband, Bobby of Gretna, Cecil Faye Shelton and husband, Cecil of Gretna, and Brenda Motley of Gretna; four grandchildren, Jarrett Motley and wife, Donna, Isaac Hammock, Mary Katelyn Hammock, and Jack Hammock.

Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday, November 5, 2019 at Colbert-Moran Chapel by Larry Owen, Minister and Ron Voss, Minster. Burial will follow in Carl O. Moran Memorial Garden.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Monday, November 4, 2019 at Colbert-Moran Funeral Home and other times will be at the residence.

Colbert-Moran Funeral Home, Gretna is assisting the family. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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